Gambling has been part of our life ever since we started trading. The history of gambling goes side by side. Though in the last few decades, the industry has grown a lot by the magnitude. The casinos are places where huge amounts are swapped; whether it’s a loss for the house or wins. The money comes and goes. Though many are there, some just steal the place. Not that these wins involve a huge of money but the skill that made this possible is also appreciable. They have a lot to teach other players.

1.$21 million:

It’s unimaginable if one wins such a huge amount, but when it comes to Casinos, everything is possible. Elmer Sherwin, not only won $21 million but also won an additional $4.6 million. Sherwin, a World war veteran was 76 years old when he won the amount. He donated a lot of amount to Victims of Hurricane Katrina.


2. $8.9 million

This is another massive win. Amy Nishimura won $8.9 million when she was on a vacation in Vegas. 71-year-old Amy played the same machine every time she visited Vegas. Surprisingly, she had played for less than $100 before hitting the jackpot. When it comes to Slots in Vegas, they are not just unpredictable but also can real you a huge amount.

3. $39.7 million

This win was recorded at Excalibur Casino when an unknown man was passing his time when he hit the biggest jackpot of all time. He decided to take it in the installments for the next 25 years.

Excalibur Casino

4. Between $20 million and $40 million

Kerry Packer, an Australian billionaire was known for one of his high-roller adventures. He merely thought about his money but used such experiences to beat the heat. During one of the trips in 1997, he won $20-4o million from Blackjack and baccarat. He is believed to have tipped a million to a Doorman. Though he lost $28 million in a London Casino later.

5. $680,000 and $27+ million

The win happened at the Palace Station Hotel. The 60-year-old woman made her first win of $680,000 but she continued to play. This continued for months, and she won $27 million at last.

6. $11 million

When it comes to the casino, the opportunity is fair for everyone. Whether it’s the high roller or normal gambler, the luck can favor anyone. The same thing happened to the postal worker, Joh Tippin in 1996 when he was on a vacation in Las Vegas. He even has a book published titled I Did It! My Life After Megabucks(2001).

Las Vegas


Massive wins are normal in a casino. Inside the house, you have the opportunity to take a hefty amount home. There is no space for superstition, though the factors depend on luck, mostly it’s how much skill you acquire at the game. Whether it’s the slots or the table games, dedication, determination, knowledge, concentration, and the right steps at the right moment will certainly help you.